Amanda is a local, born and raised in Naples, FL. She joined Banfield in July of 2010 starting as a veterinary assistant, becoming office manager in 2014 and practice manager in 2016. Prior to coming to the hospital, she studied both education and psychology at Florida Southwestern-State College. Her passion has always been animals, and she enjoys building relationships with clients and pets. Amanda enjoys jazz and blues music, art, gardening, camping, horseback riding and spending time outdoors with her family. She shares her home with Jude, a senior Yorkshire terrier/Pomeranian mix, Norah, a young Southern blackmouth cur mix, Sage, a domestic shorthair cat, Star, a Russian blue cat, Schnitzel Von Crumb, a Guinea pig, and 9 hens.